The 1.25 mile swim will begin at Alcatraz. The course will be monitored by kayakers, lifeguards, and support boats. The competitors will swim from Alcatraz Island to the beach at Aquatic Park. Final swim instructions, including tide conditions and suggested landmarks for sightings, will be given in the pre-race briefing.
Timing and Awards
This race will have a group start and timing will be done with a stop watch. Awards will be given.